Serio lab found prions can be cured in yeast

Dec 9, 2014

Prion aggregates are associated with diseases including Alzheimer's, Huntington's and Parkinson's. It's believed that when prion aggregates arise, cells cannot get rid of them. A recent work from the...

MCB Professors Buchan, Weinert, Burd, and Tomanek highlighted in Arizona Daily Star

Dec 5, 2014

The 2014 Arizona Daily Star Science Supplement features MCB Professors Ross Buchan (page 12), Ted Weinert (page 12), Gail Burd and Debra Tomanek (page 26). Read the story here please.

Prof. Tim Bolger appeared on local talk show The Morning Blend

Sep 6, 2014

Assistant Professor Tim Bolger recently appeared on the local talk show The Morning Blend on KGUN9 (ABC). He was interviewed about his research and its cancer implications in connection with the...

Prof. Daniela Zarnescu's ALS research highlighted in Tucson News Now

Sep 2, 2014

Associate Professor Daniela Zarnescu's research on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) has been highlighted in Tucson News Now. ALS, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a progressive...